Bug#515601: lintian: false positive changelog-file-not-compressed if corresponding file is small
Micha Lenk <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Thank you for pointing this out. So, you say it's dh_compress that is
> failing to compress the ChangeLogs if they are smaller than 4k.
> I would agree on reassigning this bug to debhelper.
I believe that if you install them with dh_installchangelogs, they'll be
compressed. I think that's the way you're "supposed" to install the
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>